Prospect news stories
Prospect’s science, engineering and sustainability advisory committee is collating evidence of UK science at risk through loss of skills and threats to funding.
Prospect has reacted angrily to the news that the Environment Agency is to lose more than 10 per cent of its staff as a result of the current round of austerity cuts.
The under-representation of women in key parts of the economy must be addressed by the government – and unions have a vital part to play in raising awareness – Prospect will tell TUC conference tomorrow (Sunday).
Members at the Natural Environment Research Council are preparing for an ownership battle over the coming months.
A proper strategy for forensic science, which MPs have called for, is long overdue, says Prospect.
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